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About twofoodiesinlove

About the couple: We are thirtysomethings. We’ve known each other since 2001 when we were in college together and we got married in 2009. About the wife: She’s been an accountant since 2004 and loves numbers maybe a little too much. She eats and cooks and bakes and drinks and constantly has to watch her weight because of it. About the husband: He’s a government employee… for 9 years… he likes nice people who don’t talk too much and FOOD!!! He’s a fatty who loves beer, wine and clear spirits. He likes to cook, usually stuff that is too hard for him but usually turns out well. he tries to watch his weight as it goes by at the speed of light but can’t seem to see it… oh and he loves the Wifey. she rocks.

Truluck’s (Miami)

Day of the Week: Saturday, 2/28 Total Bill: $342.20 (before tip) Breakdown: 1 seafood platter, 4 pounds of crab with sides, 2 desserts, 4 non-alcoholic drinks Pros: Amazing service, fresh seafood, great atmosphere. Cons: None. Verdict: Sophisticated but not stuffy. … Continue reading

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Fodder & Shine (Tampa)

Day of the Week: Thursday, 1/22 Total Bill: $111 (estimate, before tip) Breakdown: 2 starters, 2 entrées, 2 desserts, 2 cocktails, 1 beer Pros: Fascinating concept. Cons: Shoddy service and inconsistent food. Verdict: Needs a lot more polish. She says: … Continue reading

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Lobster Haven (Tampa)

Day of the Week: Saturday, 1/17 Total Bill: $120 (estimate, before tip) Breakdown: 2 chowders, 4 lobster rolls, 2 soft drinks, 1 loaf of bread Pros: LOBSTER ROLLS! And homemade bread. Cons: Cluttered, mediocre service. Verdict: Pretty darn good. She … Continue reading

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Rustic Inn (Ft. Lauderdale)

Day of the Week: Saturday, 1/10 Total Bill: $215 (estimate, before tip) Breakdown: 2 crab samplers, 2 desserts, 2 soft drinks Pros: Fresh seafood, old-Florida feel. Cons: None Verdict: A Ft. Lauderdale institution. She says: After a long day of … Continue reading

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Market 17 (Ft. Lauderdale)

Day of the Week: Friday, 1/9 Total Bill: $200 (estimate, before tip) Breakdown: 2 starters, 1 meat & cheese plate, 4 entrées, 2 desserts, 2 cocktails, 1 coffee Pros: Organic, farm-to-table, beautiful ambiance, great cocktail program Cons: None Verdict: Wish … Continue reading

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Hello Fresh meal kits

Note: I wrote this in MARCH when we first subscribed to Hello Fresh…but then I forgot to post it! I’ve written an update at the bottom. She says: We subscribe to Love with Food, which is really fun. For $14 … Continue reading

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Fly Bar & Restaurant (Tampa)

Day of the Week: Saturday, 7/26 Total Bill: $156.64 (before tip) Breakdown: 8 small plates, 2 desserts, 5 cocktails Pros: Chill vibe, friendly service, unique food. Cons: Uncomfortable bar stools, parking. Verdict: Definitely going back. She says: I was bugging … Continue reading

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